Officials on Tuesday said 92 percent of customers have power again on the United States Virgin Islands.
The authorities said Friday that “approximately 55 percent of the customers who are able to receive electric power have the service restored.”
Questions for the Army Corps of Engineers and the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority on the power failures on the island.
Thousands of passengers worldwide were stuck or seeking new travel plans after a sustained power failure at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.
On the West Coast, a center for alternative energy technology, researchers see opportunities for new ideas in Puerto Rico’s wrecked power grid and Washington’s turn from climate policy.
Conditions at the largest housing project for low-income seniors on the hurricane-ravaged island illustrate a health crisis for the most vulnerable.